“Defying Gravity: The Untold Story of Women's Gymnastics” was nominated today for a Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Edited Sports Series!
The YouTube Originals six-part documentary series, which premiered in September 2020, explores what it takes to be an Elite gymnast, told through the voices of its greatest champions. Five All produced the project alongside Main Event Media/All3Media.
Other nominees include "Greatness Code" (AppleTV+), "The Playbook" (Netflix), "The Shop: UNINTERRUPTED" (HBO), and "We Are the Champions" (Netflix). The awards will be held virtually on June 8, 2021.
Last month, "Defying Gravity" won the Producers Guild Award for Outstanding Sports Program.